Environment

IKEA Launches Sustainable DIY Indoor Garden

Posted by on March 11, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Farming with 0 Comments
IKEA Launches Sustainable DIY Indoor Garden

IKEA continually proves itself to be one of the most environmentally-friendly companies on the planet. The Swedish home furnishings retailer introduced a hydroponic garden last year that allows you to grow fresh produce

Continue Reading

These 76 Women Scientists Are Changing the World (One Glacier at a Time)

Posted by on March 10, 2017 in Environment with 0 Comments
These 76 Women Scientists Are Changing the World (One Glacier at a Time)

Women make up over 50% of the U.S. workforce, but only 24% of workers in Science, Tech, Engineering and Math (STEM). That’s why this record-breaking Antartic trip by 76 women scientists is so important. Read about it.

Continue Reading

Small Victory in Indonesia as Rainforests Returned to Indigenous Control

Posted by on March 10, 2017 in Environment with 0 Comments
Small Victory in Indonesia as Rainforests Returned to Indigenous Control

The wanton destruction of the ‘lungs of the earth,’ our rainforests, will either end when they’ve all been cut and sold off, or when we return to a sane policy of proper stewardship of these lands. This small victory is a sign that progress can be made.

Continue Reading

10 House Plants That Actually Detoxify and Freshen Up the Air In Your Home

Posted by on March 6, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
10 House Plants That Actually Detoxify and Freshen Up the Air In Your Home

Want to breathe cleaner air at home? Raise these 10 plants and you will!

Continue Reading

Siberia’s ‘Doorway to the Underworld’ Is Growing at An Alarming Rate

Posted by on March 6, 2017 in Environment with 0 Comments
Siberia’s ‘Doorway to the Underworld’ Is Growing at An Alarming Rate

If there’s a silver lining to the crater opening in Siberia, it’s THIS…

Continue Reading

The $20 Billion Handout That’s Destroying the Environment

Posted by on February 24, 2017 in Environment, Farming with 10 Comments
The $20 Billion Handout That’s Destroying the Environment

In the United States, agribusiness takes $20 billion worth of subsidies out of our pockets every year. Hardly any of that supports the production of healthier foods or benefits wildlife, the environment, or the public. But most of us would rather scrub toilets or run marathons than think about it. Meanwhile, agribusiness spent $138 million on lobbying in 2012, and another $90 million on federal campaign contributions to keep those handouts just the way they are.

Continue Reading

Breakthrough: Alaska Airlines Makes First Commercial Flight with Renewable Energy

Posted by on February 24, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Breakthrough: Alaska Airlines Makes First Commercial Flight with Renewable Energy

The plane reportedly made the journey using a partial alternative fuel made from the bark of trees recycled from the harvesting of managed forests.

Continue Reading

Solar Powered Water Wheels Stopped One Million Pounds of Trash from Entering Baltimore Harbor

Posted by on February 23, 2017 in Environment with 1 Comment
Solar Powered Water Wheels Stopped One Million Pounds of Trash from Entering Baltimore Harbor

Want to see one cool solution to pollution in our bays? Read this!

Continue Reading

It’s Fracked Up – Duke Study Finds that Fracking Has Caused 6648 Spills in Just Four States

Posted by on February 22, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
It’s Fracked Up – Duke Study Finds that Fracking Has Caused 6648 Spills in Just Four States

How is it possible that companies are still fracking despite the obvious – that it’s quickly destroying our environment? Read this and be informed!

Continue Reading

Leading Anti-EPA Activist Scott Priutt Now Heads the Agency (Expect THIS)

Posted by on February 19, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Leading Anti-EPA Activist Scott Priutt Now Heads the Agency (Expect THIS)

Many call Scott Priutt an ‘EPA Hater’ because of his history for fighting against the EPA (in lawsuits and public battles). Now, he has been nominated as the HEAD of the EPA – Read this!!

Continue Reading

Smart Utility Meter Opt Out Bills Opt To Protect Consumer Rights

Posted by on February 14, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Smart Utility Meter Opt Out Bills Opt To Protect Consumer Rights

States rolling out new wireless smart meters are claiming that the meters are not smart, misleading citizens. Here is a compilation of state smart meter opt out bills…

Continue Reading

Top 10 Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home

Posted by on February 13, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Top 10 Eco-Friendly Ways to Renovate Your Home

Thinking of renovating? Here are some tips to do it green.

Continue Reading

6 Ways Trump Has Assaulted Our Planet and Proven He’s the ‘Polluters’ President’

Posted by on February 12, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 1 Comment
6 Ways Trump Has Assaulted Our Planet and Proven He’s the ‘Polluters’ President’

If you thought Donald Trump was going to be hard on our environment — you were right. In fact, his destruction is happening quicker than many even anticipated. Read this…

Continue Reading

The Late John Trudell Explains Why We Need Hemp Now (and Why The World Simply Cannot Survive Without It)

Posted by on February 9, 2017 in Environment, Farming with 0 Comments
The Late John Trudell Explains Why We Need Hemp Now (and Why The World Simply Cannot Survive Without It)

In simple, direct language, John Trudell explains why a hemp-based economy would be much more advantageous for our world than a fossil-fuels-based economy. The message is especially prescient at a time when Native Americans are engaged in a struggle to prevent oil pipeline progress in America’s wild lands, as hemp offers an incredibly salient alternative to oil.

Continue Reading

Sharks Have Been Discovered Living Inside An Active Volcano [Watch]

Posted by on February 8, 2017 in Environment, Wildlife with 0 Comments
Sharks Have Been Discovered Living Inside An Active Volcano [Watch]

National Geographic reported that an underwater camera was able to explore the inside the Kavachi volcano, located in the Solomon Islands, and consequentially provided footage that confirms that Kavachi acts as a home for sea creatures, including sharks and stingrays.

Continue Reading

FAIR USE NOTICE. Many of the stories on this site contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making this material available in an effort to advance the understanding of environmental issues, human rights, economic and political democracy, and issues of social justice. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of the copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of the US Copyright Law which contains a list of the various purposes for which the reproduction of a particular work may be considered fair, such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. If you wish to use such copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use'...you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Conscious Life News assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms.

Paid advertising on Conscious Life News may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. No endorsement of products and services advertised is either expressed or implied.
Top